ePublishing Digital Magazine Template Submission Requirements

Refer to the following guidelines before submitting your ePub InDesign templates.

We recommend (but do not require) adding the following layouts to your digital magazine templates:

  • Table of contents
  • Article intro layout with photo
  • Article intro layout with text and photo
  • One advertisement page layout
  • Section page with text
  • Section page with photo and text
  • Letter from the Editor page
  • Contributors' page (lists all writers)

It is recommended that you provide separate files for both non-retina and retina displays in both landscape and portrait mode, but templates optimized for only one display size will be accepted. These display sizes are:


  • Landscape: 1024px x 768px (132 PPI)
  • Portrait: 768px x 1024px (132 PPI)


  • Landscape: 2048px x 1536px (264 PPI)
  • Portrait: 1536px x 2048px (264 PPI)

Item Requirements

  • Template must be submitted in the .indd file format.
  • Template must include documentation.

Documentation Requirements 

Written documentation is required to help buyers with installation and setup.

  • Documentation must list all layouts and show examples of each layout in portrait and landscape mode.
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